Materials: Bronze and lead
Dimensions: 24 x 30 x 15,5 cm
Setting: Naples, MAN; inv. 74390
Provenance: Pompeii
Date: First century AD

Weight in the form of a wild boar, Pompeii

The animal, recognizable by its two jutting tusks, is depicted squatting, leaning on a rectangular base. From its back emerges a handle: on its flank are the letters "P C". The interior of the object is filled with lead.